By CBS13 Staff

SACRAMENTO (CBS13) — A large power outage has thousands of SMUD customers in Downtown Sacramento in the dark late Tuesday morning.

The outage started a little after 10:30 a.m. SMUD says the power outage is tree-related with a branch falling onto a line.

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According to the SMUD outage map, a total of 4,252 customers are currently without power.

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SMUD estimates that power will be fully restored by 4 p.m.

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Updates to follow.